Featured Projects

Middle Fork John Day Oxbow

The Oxbow project on the Middle Fork John Day River was designed to enhance salmon habitat on a reach of the river whose floodplain was subjected to hydraulic dredge mining for gold in the 1930s and 1940s. The result of these impacts was a channelized river with little complex habitat to support juvenile rearing and spawning for Spring Chinook salmon and steelhead.

Dam Removals

Across the country, aging dams are posing health and safety risks to residents living downstream. They also impede migratory patterns of fish and wildlife, especially on our east and west coasts where migratory fish [...]

Minnehaha Creek Natural Channel Restoration

Minnehaha Creek flows east into the City of Minneapolis where it meets the Mississippi River. Initially, we performed a reach assessment of the entire 21 miles of the creek (2003) that included a qualitative [...]